Homeschooling in South Carolina

Homeschooling in South Carolina
Are you new to homeschooling in South Carolina?
These resources can help you get started.

► Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) breaks down the legal requirements for homeschooling in South Carolina.

► It’s always good to read the law for yourself

► South Carolina does not offer any type of tax incentives or grants for homeschool families.

► In South Carolina, most families choose to register under the “umbrella” of a homeschooling association; These vary in fees (as little as $10), requirements, religious views, oversight, and assistance. The South Carolina Homeschooling Connection has an excellent directory of homeschool accountability associations, with all the details for each one.

► The South Carolina Homeschooling Connection has a plethora of informational articles on their website, shares links to local groups and current legislation, and much more.  If you’re a homeschooler in South Carolina, you’ll want to bookmark this website.

► We’re compiling a list of field trips in South Carolina. Check back soon for details on where you can receive free or discounted admission, and fun, educational, or “off the beaten path” field trips.

► Are you on Facebook? These state-wide groups can answer questions, offer support, and direct you to more local or specialized groups:

But HOW do I homeschool?

If you’re still wondering what on earth to do now, how to choose a curriculum, what planner is best, what your kids need to learn, etc., check out our page for families who are new to homeschooling. It’s filled with resources for beginner homeschoolers.